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■(PCN) 'Hard To Believe'

2018, Ghio

'Hard To Believe' (Joseph Ghio, R. 2018). Seedling SP-148R2. CA, 18" (46 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards yellow, lined blue-violet overall; style arms blue-violet; falls yellow, blue-violet dotting overall to stitched blue-violet band. Seedling QP-91bo: (seedling NP-75F, 'Ocean Roar' pod parent, x seedling NP-63A, 'Conga Line' pod parent) X seedling QP-78H2, 'Eye for Detail' sibling. Bay View 2018.

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Hard To Believe 2023.JPGhardtobelieve.JPGhardtobelieve1.JPG


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Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some PCN cultivars may tolerate colder, others may tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 4, 9, or 10. Naturally they occur within 50 miles or less of the Pacific Coast)
Exposure Prefers full sun for optimal performance, may still bloom in half-day shade
Water: Prefers well drained but moist good garden soil, More tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Needs swampy conditions especially in Spring bloom season.
PH Prefers Acid solis 6.1 to 7.0, intolerant of limy soils
Fertilizer tolerant of poor soils.

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Hard_To_Believe_2023.JPGJPG Hard_To_Believe_2023.JPG manage 119 K 07 Jun 2023 - 21:54 SteveTaniguchi 2023 photo of Hard To Believe
hardtobelieve.JPGJPG hardtobelieve.JPG manage 166 K 24 Jan 2019 - 14:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by Bay View Gardens
hardtobelieve1.JPGJPG hardtobelieve1.JPG manage 247 K 24 Jan 2019 - 14:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Bay View Gardens
Topic revision: r7 - 09 Jun 2023, Harloiris
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